As strange as this sounds, this is the 4th aspic I’ve made in one week. With my newfound confidence, I took the leap into adapting a recipe to make a festive new creation just in time for Easter!
Behold, Denise’s technicolor jelly bean aspic! Continue reading Denise’s technicolor jelly bean aspic: a culinary wonder
Here are more photos from my favorite trip to the Dallas Arboretum back in March. The flowers and leaves blurred in the background to create an interesting effect. Some of the water droplets look metallic. A wider view of the … Continue reading Spring Rain
Hyacinths are blooming in Texas! \ Date: February 19, 2017 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV (aka Rockalita Sunshine) Lens: My beloved 100 mm macro lens … Continue reading Hyacinth
Here we see the beautiful blushing bride posing on a flower petal. I forgot to take a photo of the groom. Oops! Date: February 11, 2017 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV (aka Rockalita Sunshine) Lens: My beloved 100 … Continue reading A Bride at the Dallas Arboretum
Spring is in the air at the Dallas Arboretum! Date: February 11, 2017 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV (aka Rockalita Sunshine) Lens: My beloved 100 mm macro lens (Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L macro IS) I have started a … Continue reading Spring 2017
A few years ago, I did something completely out of character, but something I wanted to do since high school but never did: dye my hair blue. No one tells you when you turn blue, that you become addicted to … Continue reading On Becoming Blue Hair Girl
Towards the end of my visit at the Dallas Arboretum I dawdled by taking photos of some potted plants near the exit. I’m glad I did. Take a look… Image above: f/5.6 1/50 sec ISO: 320 Image above: ISO: 640 … Continue reading Spring at the Arboretum: Purple!